Posts Categorized: Japan Watches News

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The news of Sony FES e-ink watch

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E-Ink screen based watches seemed to be a big deal several years ago, but they have recently become less popular for some odd reason. Is that going to change? Maybe. It turns out that Japan’s Sony has been working on a secret e-ink watch under a skunks works company called Fashion Entertainments (FES) that is currently […]

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A simple Seiko Chariot model watch shows in1984

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An iconic black-and-white portrait of Steve Jobs from 1984 shows him sitting on the floor with a boxy early Apple Macintosh computer in his lap and a simple Seiko Chariot model watch on his wrist. Part of why the picture is so popular is because it appeared on the cover of Time magazine. How is […]

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Casio G-Shock Gravitymaster GPW2000-1A GPS Packes Bluetooth Connectivity And GPS Hybrid Wave Ceptor Technology

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Enter the Casio G-Shock Gravitymaster GPW2000-1A, the very first Bluetooth-connected model in the Master of G series and a watch that was designed specifically for pilots – but not only in the ways you’d expect. To be officially debuted at Baselworld 2017 and available from May 2017, let’s have a sneak preview at this 57.1mm […]

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Casio International announced three new G-Shock G-STEEL GST-S110D models

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Casio International announced three new G-Shock G-STEEL GST-S110D models for an October release in Asia: the GST-S110D-1A9 (left), GST-S110D-2A (middle), and GST-S110D-7A (right). These solar-powered analog-digital watches feature a stainless steel body, a folding-clasp stainless steel band, and a dual-layer bezel with a black resin inner bezel and a stainless steel outer bezel. We expect […]

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Win a Seiko Presage SSA303J1 Wrist Watch

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Here’s the next give-away, and it’s the third time we’re giving away a wrist watch. The watch that you can win is the from the new Seiko Presage collection, and to be precise it’s the Seiko Presage SSA303J1. This week I’m in Japan, visiting several Seiko manufactures where I’m learning more about the Seiko brand, the […]

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Exploring the Most Prestigious Seiko Watch

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To most Americans, Seiko watches are known as affordable quartz timepieces, but in recent years watch enthusiasts have discovered other styles of Seiko watches, most notably the prestigious Grand Seiko collection, which contains Japanese-made mechanical movements. In fact, Seiko began making mechanical pocketwatches in 1895, and made the first mechanical Seiko wristwatches in 1913 – […]

Sony FES Watch U

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Sony’s original e-paper FES watch never made it out of Japan but it clearly got enough attention for the Sony-owned Fashion Entertainment to launch a new edition, the FES Watch U. Like the first FES, the Watch U isn’t a smartwatch in the traditional sense, it’s more like a connected watch and customisable bracelet in […]

Australia Opened the first Seiko Boutique

Seiko Opens The First Boutique In Sydney

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Seiko has opened the new boutique in Sydney. This is the first boutique in Australia. The lower ground floor space in the Queen Victoria Building was opened earlier this month with a celebratory event at the nearby Swissotel Sydney. Hirohiko Umemoto, Seiko’s chief operating officer, hosted proceedings and guests including Seiko’s business partners, the press […]

Exploring the Most Prestigious Seiko Watch

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Download this FREE exclusive article from WatchTime and learn more about the most prestigious of Seiko watches! In fact, Seiko began making mechanical pocketwatches in 1895, and made the first mechanical Seiko wristwatches in 1913 – meaning the Japanese brand has been at it longer than most Swiss watch companies.To most Americans, Seiko watches are known […]